Boyle Heights

For sale sign. (credit: Getty Images)

Only On 2: Boyle Heights Couple Duped Out Of $11,000 In Escrow Scam

A couple who recently went through escrow on a property in Boyle Heights was involved in a scam while trying to close out their real estate deal.

CBS Los Angeles–11/21/2014

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Housing Offers Struggling Veterans New Starts

A special housing complex is giving dozens of down-and-out Los Angeles veterans a home just in time for Veterans Day.


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All Released Results Show Lead In Soil Samples Of Homes Near Exide Plant

The state Department of Toxic Substances said the yards of 104 homes in a Boyle Heights neighborhood have been tested for lead.


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Fire Guts Four Businesses In Boyle Heights

Investigators Thursday were trying to determine the cause of a fire that gutted four businesses just east of downtown.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2014

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Hundreds Of Firefighters Contain Tandem Tanker Fire In Boyle Heights

Officials continued their investigation Saturday into a tandem tanker truck that overturned and caught fire in Boyle Heights yesterday afternoon.

CBS Los Angeles–11/01/2014

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Tanker Carrying Thousands Of Gallons Of Fuel Overturns, Catches Fire In Boyle Heights

Authorities say a double tanker truck overturned and caught fire Friday afternoon in Boyle Heights.


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SB 5 Fwy Reopens In Boyle Heights After Multi-Vehicle Crash Involving Big Rig

A big rig carrying molasses was involved in a multi-vehicle accident Wednesday morning causing major delays on the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2014

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Crews Contain Masonry Building Fire In Boyle Heights

Firefighters battled a structure fire Sunday at a Boyle Heights masonry building.

CBS Los Angeles–10/19/2014

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Crews Contain Large Blaze That Erupted Near Commercial Buildings In LA

Crews were on the scene of a large outdoor fire Sunday that has erupted near commercial buildings in the Boyle Heights area.

CBS Los Angeles–10/05/2014

A 101-year-old man was fatally struck while walking in Boyle Heights. (credit: CBS)

Man Pleads Not Guilty To Hit-And-Run That Killed 101-Year-Old Man In Boyle Heights

A 41-year-old man pleaded not guilty Friday to charges stemming from a hit-and-run that killed a 101-year-old pedestrian.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/03/2014

A 101-year-old man was fatally struck while walking in Boyle Heights. (credit: CBS)

101-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck In Boyle Heights Hit-And-Run

Witnesses reportedly tracked the alleged driver and held him until police arrived.



Worker Burned In ‘Flashover’ Explosion While Delivering Propane To Boyle Heights Business

A worker delivering propane to an industrial customer in Boyle Heights Tuesday was critically burned in a “flashover” explosion.


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2 Motorcyclists Shot On 60 Freeway In Boyle Heights

Authorities Saturday said two motorcyclists were shot on the 60 Freeway in Boyle Heights.


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Injunction Blocks Outdoor Marijuana Market In Boyle Heights

A judge has blocked a marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles and ordered organizers to shut down their business.


Edwin Vargas may have been abducted by his father, Abraham Vargas, police report. (credit: LAPD)

Boyle Heights Toddler Kidnapped By Father Found Safe In Texas

A 2-year-old boy who was kidnapped by his father has been found safe in Texas.




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